ERIC Number: EJ571208
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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The Quality of Experience of Asian American Adolescents in Activities Related to Future Goals.
Asakawa, Kiyoshi; Csikszentmihalyi, Mihaly
Journal of Youth and Adolescence, v27 n2 p141-63 Apr 1998
The high academic achievements of Asian American students were explored by comparing the quality of experience of 34 Asian and 392 Caucasian American adolescents. Asian American parents structured their children's lives to facilitate academic success. The internalization of cultural values is suggested as a factor promoting the educational success of Asian Americans. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Note: Part of a longitudinal study of youth and social development supported by a grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.